I recently finished a 40-day fast. A good friend of mine asked me if I would jot down some of my thoughts on fasting, so I guess this post is that. I did write an article on fasting some years ago. I gave it a reread and I more or less still have the same [...]
I’ve recently been thinking about what fasting is really about. I don’t think I’ve had all that much in the way of good teaching on this topic. Most of my current understanding of fasting is from John Piper’s excellent book A Hunger for God.